Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing

National Occupation Code (NOC): 9226

Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers who fabricate, assemble and inspect mechanical and metal products, such as aircraft and aircraft parts, heavy trucks, buses, trailers, motor vehicle engines, transmissions, heating equipment, commercial refrigeration and similar metal products. They are employed by a wide variety of manufacturing companies.

Job Duties for Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing

  • Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule activities of workers who assemble and inspect products such as aircraft, buses, heavy trucks, transmissions, automobile engines and refrigeration and heating equipment
  • Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
  • Requisition materials and supplies
  • Train staff in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
  • Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
  • Prepare production and other reports
  • May set up machines and equipment.

Working Conditions for Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing

Work is performed indoors, where noise levels may be high.

Alternate Job Titles

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  • Aircraft Assembly Inspection Foreman/woman
  • Aircraft Assembly Supervisor
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  • Aircraft Hydraulic Equipment Installation Foreman/woman
  • Aircraft Painter Foreman/woman
  • Aircraft Parts Etching Foreman/woman
  • Aircraft Rigging Foreman/woman
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  • Assembly Supervisor, Helicopters
  • Assembly Supervisor, Mobile Homes
  • Assembly Supervisor, Small Engines
  • Assembly Supervisor, Tractor-trailers
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  • Construction Machinery Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Diesel Engine Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Electroplating Foreman/woman
  • Electroplating Supervisor
  • Engine Accessories Assembly Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Engine Assembly Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Engine Assembly Supervisor (except Aircraft)
  • Engine Guard Assembly Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Engine Rebuilding Shop Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Engine Testing Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Farm Implements Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Farm Machinery Inspection Foreman/woman
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  • Forgers Foreman/woman - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Forging-machine Operator Foreman/woman
  • Galvanizing Foreman/woman
  • Garden Tractor Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Helicopter Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Helicopter Assembly Supervisor
  • Hoisting-and-lifting Equipment Assembly Foreman/woman
  • House Trailer Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Industrial Truck Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Light Agricultural And Farm Equipment Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Light Agricultural Machinery Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Light Construction Machinery Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Light Industrial, Farm And Construction Machinery Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Light Material-handling Equipment Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Material-handling Equipment Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Metal Buffers Foreman/woman
  • Metal Buffing Foreman/woman
  • Metal Products Inspection And Testing Foreman/woman
  • Metalworking Machine Operators Foreman/woman
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  • Mobile Home Assembly Supervisor
  • Motor Home Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Outboard Motor Assembly Foreman/woman
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  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Heavy Equipment Manufacturing
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Heavy Truck, Bus And Trailer Manufacturing
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Machinery Manufacturing
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Railway Rolling Stock Manufacturing
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Shipbuilding
  • Paint Department Foreman/woman - Transport Equipment Manufacturing (except Motor Vehicles)
  • Painters Foreman/woman - Metal Products Manufacturing
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  • Printing Equipment Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Rototiller Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Shipbuilding Supervisor
  • Shipyard Painter Foreman/woman
  • Small Engine Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Small Engine Assembly Supervisor
  • Snowblower Tractor Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Snowmobile Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Snowmobile Assembly Supervisor
  • Spacecraft Subassembly Foreman/woman
  • Tractor-trailer Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Tractor-trailer Assembly Supervisor
  • Trailer Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Transmission-rebuilding Shop Foreman/woman
  • Truck Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Truck Trailer Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Truck Trailer Assembly Supervisor
  • Vending Machine Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Aircraft Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Engine Assembly Foreman/woman (except Aircraft)
  • Helicopter Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Metalworking Machine Operators Foreman/woman
  • Mobile Home Assembly Foreman/woman
  • Shipyard Painter Foreman/woman
  • Snowmobile Assembly Supervisor
  • Truck Trailer Assembly Foreman/woman